Maeve Croghan mural design, north panel

Nov 15 2022

Maeve Croghan designs community mural for North Beach, San Francisco

News from Shipyard artist Maeve Croghan: I am excited about a new mural to be painted in my neighborhood, North Beach!  North Beach Neighbors contacted me awhile back regarding my interest in doing this project and I said YES! I am also working with 'TogetherSF’ of the City of San Francisco, ...
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Jeff Long "Bison Requiem" image

Oct 29 2022

Fresno Art Museum acquires works by Jeff Long

Three paintings by Shipyard artist Jeff Long have been added to the permanent collection of the Fresno Art Museum. Click on an image below for a larger view. Jeff Long "Path at Point Reyes" 72” x 120”, oil on canvas, 2019 Jeff Long "Pacifica" 72" x 120", oil on canvas, ...
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Deirdre Weinberg image

Oct 17 2022

Deirdre Weinberg work in SF Symphony’s Día de los Muertos art exhibit

Image from the Symphony's website Shipyard Artist Deirdre Weinberg will be participating in the art exhibit accompanying the SF Symphony's annual Día De Los Muertos concert November 5. The concert and exhibit are a vibrant celebration of Latin American music and culture, including lobby installations at Davies Symphony Hall.  Call ...
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Rebecca Fox: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco lobby sculpture

Oct 4 2022

Rebecca Fox creates sculptures for the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and a private home

Update: see end of this post for a more recently completed commission Islais Creek Studios artist Rebecca Fox announces: Rebecca Fox: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco lobby sculpture: Patinaed Steel, 11.75” x 19.5” x 9.5”, 2022 (side view; click for larger view) I am thrilled to announce that I ...
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Sep 30 2022

Andrea Baker receives Jefferson Award as “local hero”

Andrea Baker, a longtime Board of Directors member of the Shipyard Trust for the Arts (STAR), received the Jefferson Award from CBS News Bay Area affiliate KPIX in September 2022 for her work as founder and head of the small business incubator En2Action. The nonprofit operates Ujamaa Kitchen in Hunters ...
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Image from Michael J. Kruzich's video

Sep 12 2022

Michael J. Kruzich releases new video of his mosaic artmaking

Shipyard artist Michael J. Kruzich has released a video to introduce himself and his art to potential clients in the Bay Area and in Hawaii, where he has completed several mosaic installation commissions. Michael produced the video jointly with videographer Lyman Medeiros, program director of Big Island Television.
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Marc Ellen Hamel "Mojave"

Sep 1 2022

Marc Ellen Hamel work in Coalition on Homelessness benefit auction

"Mojave," a painting by Shipyard artist Marc Ellen Hamel, is one of over 150 artworks and other objects included in ArtAuction22 benefiting the San Francisco Coalition on Homelessness. Online bidding is open from noon Pacific time Thursday, September 1, through 9 p.m. Thursday, September 8. An in-person auction of selected ...
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Weinberg mural photo

Aug 29 2022

UPDATED: Deirdre Weinberg helps restore Castro AIDS memorial mural

News from Hunters Point Shipyard artist Deirdre Weinberg: August 29 update: The mural was finished in mid-August; here's the final photo. Some of the original artists from 1987 worked on the restoration and the whole project was met with great community appreciation and support. There will be an official opening, ...
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Aug 27 2022

Works donated by Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek artists in “Art for AIDS” auction

The annual "Art for AIDS" auction to benefit the UCSF Health Alliance this year includes works donated by Marius L. Bosc, Flora Davis, Robin Denevan, Carol Jessen, Kay Kang, Bruce Katz, Leslie Lowinger, Clare Metague, Michelle Mongan, Carrie Ann Plank, Silvia Poloto, and Rab Terry. The event runs from Friday, ...
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Aug 25 2022

Larry Morace offers prints of his artworks

Shipyard artist Larry Morace announces: Dear fellow art conspirator: I’ve embarked on a new art venture. I’m now offering high quality prints of selected paintings and pastels, both recent and vintage. These images offer high fidelity to the visual idea they originated from yet are much more affordable. The site ...
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KPIX TV story

Jul 19 2022

STAR President Barbara Ockel receives Jefferson Award for public service

KPIX, the Bay Area CBS affiliate, presented Barbara Ockel with the Jefferson Award in July 2022 to honor her work on behalf of the artists at Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios and her involvement in the Bayview Hunters Point community. The announcement of the award stresses her outreach ...
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Nicole Mueller works in "Abstract Now" Exhibition at James Baird Gallery

Jun 11 2022

Nicole Mueller exhibition and public art project

News from Hunters Point Shipyard artist Nicole Mueller: "Abstract Now" Exhibition Last month I returned home from my artist residency at the Pouch Cove Foundation in Newfoundland, Canada, where I spent the month of April creating new work. The residency culminated in an exhibition of new paintings created during the ...
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Stacey M. Carter "Sea Lab Construction, 1964"

Apr 27 2022

Stacey Carter Art Update – Spring 2022

From Shipyard artist Stacey M. Carter: Spring Open Studios and SFO art installation! This weekend! Spring Open Studios at Hunters Point Shipyard Saturday & Sunday - April 30 & May 1 - 11am to 6pm FREE Admission - Food & refreshments from Ujamaa Kitchen - Live musicInfo: https://shipyardartists.comCatalog: (PDF, ...
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Apr 24 2022

Jeff Long book launch event April 28

Announcing the release of a monograph of paintings by Shipyard artist Jeff Long: Jeffrey Long Paintings 1970-2020Hardcover Monograph, 550 pagesEssays by Robert Atkins, David Maxim, and Kenneth Brower From the reception flyer:This beautiful new monograph captures 50 years of his remarkable artistic expression. Born and raised in New York, Jeff ...
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Apr 6 2022

Work by Elaine Michaud in ArtSpan “YES, ART!” Benefit Art Auction

Artwork donated by Hunters Point Shipyard artist Elaine Michaud is included in the "YES, ART!" auction that helps support the work of ArtSpan on behalf of Bay Area artists. The auction runs from April 18 through April 28 - 10 days of online bidding along with in-person viewings - and ...
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Malik Seneferu mural

Apr 5 2022

Malik Seneferu’s Mural Installation on Evans Avenue

News of Shipyard artist Malik Seneferu from the April 2022 newsletter of the San Francisco Arts Council: Drive down Evans Avenue in the Bayview neighborhood and you will see a new large-scale temporary mural, Clear the Air, by Bayview Hunters-Point native and artist Malik Seneferu. The mural is installed along ...
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ICA logo

Mar 7 2022

Nicole Mueller hosts SF ICA panel discussion and podcast

News from Shipyard artist Nicole Mueller: I'll be hosting a panel discussion and live podcast recording with my podcast Beyond the Studio, at the new Institute of Contemporary Art San Francisco on Thursday, March 17th, 2022 at 6:30pm. I have been co-hosting Beyond the Studio the last 5 years along with friend and ...
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Feb 27 2022

Painting by Diana Krevsky acquired by the Triton Museum

From a mailing by the Triton Museum (link added): (2022) Recent Acquisitions to the Permanent CollectionTriton Museum of Art, Santa Clara  The painting, “Brainfitnessfiti”, by Shipyard artist Diana Krevsky, was acquired by the Triton Museum in January 2022, and is currently showing in the exhibition through May 1. Reception: March ...
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Detail of Artists of the Bay Area - book produced by Jen Tough Gallery

Feb 21 2022

News from Elvira Dayel

Shipyard artist Elvira Dayel announces: Two art books I am happy to report that a publication project of many months of work finally came to fruition - Jen Tough Gallery produced a few art books, two of which include work of mine. One art piece even made it to the ...
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Nov 26 2021

Rhonel Roberts featured in Irie Magazine and website

Shipyard artist Rhonel Roberts is featured in a story "ROCK: Chez Rhonel: Le Coton" on the Irie Magazine website. The article includes a video interview in his Building 101 studio with an unexpected twist: the interviewer leaves the studio wearing some of Rhonel's art.
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